- “I remember his first day on the show,” wrote Jon Cryer.
- “Absolutely sweetie,” Charlie Sheen tweeted.
- “Great lady. We will miss her terribly,” wrote Adam Sandler.
Actress Conchata Ferrell, best known for being the sassy housekeeper Berta in the comedy Two and a half Men, died at the age of 77. According to international media reports, Conchata Ferrell died at Sherman Oaks Hospital in California after a cardiac arrest on October 12. The tributes to the late actress on social networks were the most heartbreaking of Conchata Ferrell. former co-stars Charlie Sheen, Jon Cryer, Melanie Lynskey, Adam Sandler, and Viola Davis, among others. In Two and a half Men, Conchata Ferrell played the role of the main character’s housekeeper: Charlie Sheen’s character, Charlie Harper. Remembering the actress, Charlie Sheen paid an emotional tribute, writing: “Absolute sweetheart, consummate professional, genuine friend, shocking and painful loss. Berta, your cleanliness was a bit fishy, your ‘people’ were perfect.”
an absolute love
a consummate professional
a genuine friend
a painful and shocking loss.
it was a little suspicious,
his keeping of “people” was perfect.
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– Charlie Sheen (@charliesheen) October 13, 2020
Jon Cryer, who played the role of Charlie Sheen’s brother on the show, recalled meeting Conchata Ferrell on his first day of filming: “I remember her first day on 2 1/2 Men. It was our second episode and I felt very lucky. they had been able to include her on the show. I enthusiastically told her what a fan I was of hers and she just refused to believe it. ” Here are excerpts from a series of emotional tweets.
She was a beautiful human
Berta’s gruff exterior was a writers’ invention. Chatty’s warmth and vulnerability were her true strengths.
I cry for the woman I will miss and the joy she brought to so many. https://t.co/SucL6gFaAR
– Jon Cryer (@MrJonCryer) October 13, 2020
I remember his first day in 2 1/2 Men. It was our second episode and I felt very lucky that they were able to include her on the show. I enthusiastically told her what a fan I was of hers and she just refused to believe it.
– Jon Cryer (@MrJonCryer) October 13, 2020
Actress Melanie Lynskey, who had a recurring role as neighbor and friend of Charlie Sheen in Two and a half MenHe recalled Conchata Ferrell as: “She was the warmest and most graceful lady.”
Charming and bright chatti. I’m crying.She was the warmest and kindest lady. Her husband Arnie attended every Two And A Half Men recording and sat in the audience, beaming with pride. His sweet daughter Samantha was there often too. Oh, she was loved. She will be missed. https://t.co/38Nu2QGF6L
– Melanie Lynskey (@melanielynskey) October 13, 2020
Actress Yvette Nicole Brown, who appeared in some episodes of the first season of Two and a half Men, he tweeted these words: “Conchata Ferrell was a lovely woman. Two and a half Men at the beginning of my career. I learned a lot from her. “
I hate the numbness of 2020. I really, really do. https://t.co/BFh9VL39yi
– yvette nicole brown (@YNB) October 13, 2020
Adam Sandler, who worked with Conchata Ferrell on the 2002 film Mr. DeedsHe tweeted: “Great lady. We will miss you terribly. I am so sorry for your family.”
D.E.P. Great lady. We will miss him terribly. I am very sorry for your family. pic.twitter.com/6Y9oMdLXOP
– Adam Sandler (@AdamSandler) October 13, 2020
Viola Davis, who co-starred with Conchata Ferrell in one of her earliest projects: 2001 TV movie Amy and isabelle – Tweeted: “I LOVED not only working with you, but getting to know you … your humor, your heart, your talent, how much you loved your daughter and husband. Thank you for thanking us with your presence! I love you.” Ms. Davis had previously wished Conchata Ferrell a speedy recovery when she was hospitalized in May.
RIP Conchata Ferrell. I LOVED not only working with you, but meeting you … your humor, your heart, your talent, how much you loved your daughter and husband … Thank you for thanking us with your presence! I love you 💛🙏🏿https://t.co/2Fp7J26jrj
– Viola Davis (@violadavis) October 14, 2020
Aside from her Emmy nomination winning role in Two and a half Men, Conchata Ferrell was also known for her role as Susan Bloom on the show. LA Law. She played supporting roles in films such as Erin Brockovich, Edward Scissorhands, and Crime and Punishment, among others. On television, she also appeared on shows like Hot L Baltimore, Buffy The Vampire Slayer, Night Court, Townies, Teen Angel, Good Times, and others. She also appeared in an episode of FRIENDS in 1999. Early in her career, Conchata Ferrell gained recognition as an actress for the Broadway play The Sea Horse, which earned her several awards in 1974.
Conchata Ferrell is survived by her husband Arnie Anderson and daughter Samantha.